Addressing a press conference flanked by Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan and Vice Chairman Shah Mehmood Qureshi,Hashmi said that he had no differences with Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) chief Nawaz Sharif and Punjab Chief Minister Shabaz Sharif.
“I had no differences with my ex party, I just left the party, seeing Imran Khan’s speed to bring change in Pakistan,” he added.
He said that he joined Imran Khan due to similarity of thought, adding that he had been struggling for accountability of politicians and Imran Khan has also been struggling for 15 years.
Hashmi said that PTI workers were committed and determined during lawyers movement, reflecting vision of their leader Imran Khan.
He dispelled the notion that the establishment was backing the PTI and Imran Khan.
Speaking on the occasion, Imran Khan said that his party would greatly benefit from the experience of javed Hashmi. He said that Hashmi unconditionally joined the PTI and never demanded any position in the party.
Replying a query regarding establishment, Khan asked the reporter whether he thought he had ever been controlled by anyone in the past.